Penske Opens New Stanton, Pa. Facility

READING, Pa., November 12, 2008 - Penske Truck Leasing today hosted the grand opening of a new location in New Stanton, Pa., at 209 East View Drive. Penske offers commercial and consumer truck rental services, full-service truck leasing and contract maintenance at the 7,000 square-foot facility.

Sitting on nearly 12 acres, the facility serves nearly 60 customers and maintains over 335 vehicles, while employing 13 associates.

The one-story building houses two service bays, a truck-washing bay, and a single-lane fuel island. Energy saving GE fluorescent light bulbs with electronic ballasts has been installed. A new wireless technology component also allows Penske service technicians to utilize cuttingedge diagnostic and repair software.

Penske previously operated a facility at 1678 Ruffsdale Road in Hunker.

For more information, please call 724-925-9877. Hours for rental are Monday through Friday 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. and on Saturday from 7:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. Service hours are Monday through Friday from 7 a.m. to 11 p.m., and on Saturday from 7 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

"We're very pleased to move into this modern New Stanton facility, having outgrown our previous location," stated Terry Scott, Senior Vice President – South Central Region, Penske Truck Leasing. "We're looking to keep pace with the growth of industrial parks in Westmoreland County, and to capitalize on our location near a major Pennsylvania Turnpike interchange."

Penske Truck Leasing Co., L.P., headquartered in Reading, Pa., is a joint venture among Penske Corporation, Penske Automotive Group and General Electric. A leading global transportation services provider, Penske operates more than 200,000 vehicles and serves customers from more than 1,000 locations in North America, South America, Europe and Asia. Product lines include full-service truck leasing, contract maintenance, commercial and consumer truck rentals, transportation and warehousing management, and supply chain management solutions. Visit to learn more about the company and its products and services.